Car maker Volvo to go all electric by 2030

WORLD – Swedish car maker Volvo has said that its entire car line-up will be fully electric by 2030, joining a growing number of car makers planning to phase out fossil-fuel engines by the end of this decade. “I am totally convinced there will no customers who really want to stay with a petrol engine,” Volvo CEO Håkan Samuelsson told reporters when quizzed about future demand for electric vehicles. “We are convinced that an electric car is more attractive for customers.” The Swedish car maker said 50% of its global sales…

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Swedish Volvo Brand launches the Volvo XC90 and XC60 in Uganda

UGANDA – Volvo, a luxury vehicles Swedish brand and a subsidiary of the Chinese automotive company Geely, has opened its doors to Uganda with a launch of the Volvo brand and the Volvo XC90 and XC60 series at the Sheraton Hotel in Kampala. The launch was officiated by H.E. Per Lindgarde Ambassador of Sweden. Lindgarde said that continuous innovation has made Swedish companies competitive in the Automobile market over the years. “There has been a steady demand in the products in Uganda backed by steady economic growth and numerous business…

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Volvo launches first electric car, aims to be climate neutral by 2040

 Sweden – Chinese owned car manufacturer has launched its first electric car under a new EV-focused brand that kicks off a company-wide shift toward electrification. The car known as the Volvo XC40 Recharge is a demonstration of Volvo’s commitment towards becoming climate neutral by 2040. Volvo announced that it had a plan of reducing its total carbon print by 40% by 2025 even as it bids to become fully climate neutral by 2040. The company aims to reach the 2025 targets through a string of measures, including generating 50% of…

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